Family: Geometridae

70.226 Brimstone Moth Opisthograptis luteolata

There are 6320 county records of 14770 individuals from 470 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [14730 Adult] [2 Dead] [37 Larval] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
1007
Jun
6853
Jul
5057
Aug
1606
Sep
169
Oct
13

Earliest: 30 Apr 2006 - Latest: 29 Oct 2016

Historical Abundance

2019
571
2018
1153
2017
1168
2016
791
2015
699
2014
929
2013
1337
2012
748
2011
735
2010
870

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
4879 (11881)
VC68
1441 (2889)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Rowan Sorbus aucuparia
Wayfaring Tree Viburnum lantana

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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